AECOM Track Construction/Maintenance Engineer Part Time in Burnaby, BC


Branch Burnaby BC CA

Track Construction/Maintenance Engineer
Burnaby, BC

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering. The Transportation business line of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Rail Construction/Maintenance…

The Transportation business line of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Rail Construction/Maintenance Engineer to be based out of the Burnaby, BC office. This is a part-time variable position, meaning work days and times will be determined on an as-needed basis.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to: ​

+ Conduct track inspections in accordance with AREMA, CN and CP standards, and the Canadian Track Safety Rules

+ Lead and assist with the preparation of safety plans, proposals, design packages, cost estimates, schedules, reports and tender documentation

+ Embrace project management principles and successfully manage multiple projects and clients concurrently

+ Provide field support and supervise construction of rail related projects

+ Provide supervision of rail construction and maintenance contractors for quality and commissioning tracks when work is satisfactorily completed, including all ancillary disciplines that meet client and AECOM quality standards

+ Provide quality control on construction and maintenance projects

+ Act as a central liaison between AECOM, clients, and contractors on railway construction sites

+ Monitor the quality of work done by contractors constructing new grade, tracks and turnouts

+ Review contractor reports and work plans

+ Inspect the quality of materials used on-site and determine compliance with specifications

+ Evaluate the progress of the project to determine if time schedules and payment requirements are being met

+ Review with project designers and contractors to ensure that procedures are followed and that contractors are in compliance with project plans and specifications

+ Monitor contractor safety programs to assess whether client requirements are met

+ Coordinate field resources and assist the AECOM and client resident engineer on large rail projects and programs

+ Embrace project management principles and provide support to PMs

+ Supervise and mentor less-experienced team members

This role may require working away from home for extended periods subject to project need.

Minimum Requirements

+ Bachelor’s degree in Engineering

+ 13+ years of combined transportation/rail experience

+ Registered Professional Engineer in BC

+ Familiarity with current railway track, crossing and bridge design standards and regulations

+ Understanding of current railway design/construction standards and regulations (AREMA, CN, CP, Transport Canada, etc.)

+ Demonstrates analytical, technical and problem-solving skills and abilities

+ Railway CROR A card qualified or can be qualified within .3 months

+ Experience managing projects with fee values in excess of $1 million

+ Experience with project financial reporting systems, accounting principles, spreadsheets, report writing and basic knowledge of Occupational, Health and Safety legislation

+ Team player who is willing and eager to lead multi-disciplinary projects and proposals

+ Demonstrates excellent communication skills and willingness to get involved in planning, design, and construction as projects dictate

+ Willingness for a mixture of office and field work, including periodic travel and site visits to remote locations

+ Ability to work independently with minimal oversight

+ Ability to inspect track for commissioning

+ Ability to supervise equipment operators to deliver track remediation programs (rail, ballast, ties)

+ Knowledge of Occupational Health & Safety legislation and preparing safe work plans

Preferred Qualifications

+ 25+ years of combined transportation/rail experience

+ 15+ Years Freight Rail Experience with a North American Class 1 rail company

+ 15+ Years Rail/Civil Construction Experience

+ 15+ Years Engineering Experience

+ Experience in delivering off-shore projects​

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It’s a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world’s most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It’s a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It’s what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Burnaby, BC, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-25
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